January 10, 1988 / April 6, 2008 Dam impact, Paraguay The Yacyretá-Apipé dam is a hydroelectric plant on the Yacyretá-Apipé falls of the Paraná River, between Argentina and Paraguay. Its construction displaced human populations and...
Hollywood takes very loose liberties with stories they are trying to tell. Filmmakers bend the facts a little bit so what you see on the big screen bears little resemblance to the true story which inspired it. That’s why you will often see a disclaimer at the start of a film: “Based on a True Story.”
Astronomers are using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope to study auroras — stunning light shows in a planet’s atmosphere — on the poles of the largest planet in the Solar System, Jupiter. This observation programme is supported by measurements made by NASA’s Juno spacecraft, currently on its way to Jupiter.
This series by Suren Manvelyan was shortlisted at Sony World Photography Awards in the Nature category in professional section.
Fun games that actually enhance your memory and sharpen your math skills!
Today we’re talking poolchem, and we’re going to answer that age old question that’s been pondered in the back of every deep end swimmer’s mind – is it really okay to pee in the pool?